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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMTR 030945
CWFMTR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-031730-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

AN UPPER RIDGE OVER THE GREAT BASIN WITH A DEVELOPING WEAK UPPER
LOW OVER THE OCEAN IS EXPECTED TO KEEP LIGHT SURFACE PRESSURE
GRADIENTS ACROSS THE WATERS. THIS WILL BRING LIGHT WIND AND SEAS
TO THE OCEAN OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.



PZZ570-031730-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ571-031730-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ575-031730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ576-031730-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ540-031730-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ545-031730-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.7 KNOTS AT 4:30 AM FRIDAY
MORNING AND 1.3 KNOTS AT 5:48 PM FRIDAY EVENING.



PZZ560-031730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ565-031730-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ530-031730-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

SUN
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ531-031730-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ535-031730-
MONTEREY BAY-
245 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

INDEPENDENCE DAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TUE
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.



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